Sponsorships are available for both the 14 main categories and for over 390 subcategories. Your branding and message will appear at the top of each category or subcategory page. Main category sponsorship advertising will run through both the nomination and voting period, while subcategory sponsorship will run only through the voting period. More about main category sponsorships.



Your message appears at the top of your chosen sub-category. You receive a 728x180 branding ad (no click through). Available per sub-category. Runs 24 days in total during voting.

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​AGRICULTURE: Ag Consulting, Ag Lender, Co-Op, Crop Insurer, Dairy, Farmer's Market, Feed Dealer, Implement Dealer, Livestock Auctions, Seed Dealer

BEAUTY & FITNESS: Alternative Fitness Class/Center, Barbershop, Beauty Salon, Blowout Services, Braid/Weave Shop, Facials, Fitness Center, Hair Removal, Hair Replacement, Hair Salon, Manicure/Pedicure, Spa, Tanning, Training Gym, Waxing, Weight Loss Center, Yoga

DISCOVER MINNESOTA: Bed & Breakfast, Camping, Day Trip, Fall Destination, Family Getaway, Group Getaway, Hotel, Lodges, Minnesotan Landmark, Pet Friendly Hotel/Lodging, Place to Take Visitors, Resort, Romantic Getaway, Ski Resort, Spring Destination, Summer Destination, Tour, Vacation Rentals, Winter Destination

EAT & DRINK: Bagels, Bakery, Bar Food, BBQ, Beer Selection, Bloody Mary, Breakfast, Brewery, Brunch, Burger, Candy Shop, Casual Restaurant, Catering, Cheap Eats, Cheese Curds, Cheese Shop, Chicken & Waffles, Chicken Wings/Tenders, Chinese Restaurant, Cidery, Cocktail Lounge, Coffee, Coffee House, Cookies, Craft Cocktails, Cultural Food, Cupcakes, Curbside Restaurant, Date Night Spot, Deli, Dessert, DimSum, Diner, Distillery, Donut, Downtown Minneapolis Bar, Downtown Minneapolis Restaurant, Egg Roll/Spring Roll, Family-Friendly Restaurant, Fine Dining Restaurant, Fish Fry, Food Truck, French Restaurant, Fries, Frozen Treat, Gluten-Free Menu, Happy Hour, Hot Dogs, Indian Restaurant, Italian Restaurant, Japanese Restaurant, Jucy Lucy, Late Night Eats, Manhattan/Old Fashioned, Margarita, Martini, Mediterranean Restaurant, Mexican Restaurant, Minneapolis Bar, Minneapolis Restaurant, New Restaurant, On-the-water Spot, Pancakes, Patio, Pho, Pie, Pizza, Power Lunch, Pub, Salad, Sandwiches, Sausages/Brats, Seafood Restaurant, Skyway Lunch, Smoothies, Soul Food, Sports Bar, St. Paul Bar, St. Paul Restaurant, State Fair Food Vendor, Steakhouse, Supper Club, Sushi, Tacos, Taproom, Tea Shop, Thai Restaurant, Tots, Vegan Food, Vegetarian Food, Vietnamese Restaurant, View, Waffles, Wine Bar, Winery

EDUCATION: Adult Learning, Childcare, College/University, Elementary School, Graduate/Professional Education, High School, Immersion School, Middle School, Outdoor Education, Pre-School, Private School, Summer Camp, Trade/Technical School, Tutor

ENTERTAINMENT: Annual Sports Event/Race, Arts & Culture Event, Comedy Club, Concert Venue, Corporate Party/Activity, Gay Bar, Live Theatre Venue, Minnesota Sports Team, Movie Theater, Theatre Group, Trivia/Game Night

HEALTH & WELLNESS: Acupuncture, Allergy Center, Alternative Therapies, Assisted Living, Cancer Treatment Center, Chiropractor, Cosmetic Dentistry, Cosmetic Surgery, Dentist, Dermatologist, Doctor, Eye Doctor, Eye Surgery, Fertility Specialist, Gastroenterologist, Hearing Center, Hospice Care, Hospital, In-Home Care, Lasik, Med-Spa, Medical Practice, Medical Supply, Memory Care, Men's Health, Mental Health Clinic, Nursing Home, Oral Surgeon, Orthodontist, Orthopedic Surgeon, Pain Clinic, Pediatric Dentist, Pediatrician, Physical Therapy, Place to Have a Baby, Recovery/Treatment Center, Rhinoplasty, Speech Therapy, Sports Medicine, Surgery Center, Urgent Care/Walk in Clinic, Women's Health

HOME & GARDEN: Air Duct Cleaning, Appliance Store, Cabinet Shop/Millwork, Carpet & Flooring Cleaner, Carpet & Flooring Store, Cleaning Services, Decking/Patio Installer, Dock/Lake Maintenance, Electrician, Fence Company, Fireplace Company, Furniture Store/Home Furnishings, Garage Door Company, Gardening Store/Nursery, General Contractor, Gutter Installation, Hardware Store, Heat & Air Company, Interior Design Firm, Landscape Design/Installation, Landscape Maintenance, Lighting Store, Mattress Store, Mosquito/Pest Control, Outdoor Living, Paint Store, Painting Contractor, Plumber, Pools & Spas, Remodeler, Restoration Services, Roofing Company, Snow Removal, Solar Energy Provider, Water Treatment, Window Company, Window Treatments

LAW: Bankruptcy Lawyer, Business Law, Civil Litigation, Defense Lawyer, Employment Lawyer, Estate Law, Family Law, Immigration Lawyer, Law Firm, Personal Injury Lawyer, Social Security Disability Law , Workers' Compensation Lawyer

MINNESOTA FUN: Apple Orchard, Aquatics Facility/Waterpark, Art Gallery, Beer Festival, Boat Cruises, Boat Rental, Bowling, Casino, Children's Birthday Party Venue, Dance Studio, Escape Room, Fall Fun, Family Attraction, Family Fun Center, Festival/Fair, Golf Course, Holiday Experience, Mini-Golf, MN Influencer, Museum, Pet Friendly Establishment, Place to Volunteer, Pumpkin Patch, Radio Personality, Ski Hills, TV Personality

MOTORS: Auto Body Shop, Auto Dealership - New, Auto Dealership - Used, Auto Enhancements, Auto Service Center, Boat & Marine Dealer, Car Wash, Detailing, Marina, Motorcycle Dealer, Power Sports, RV Dealership, Tire Store

REAL ESTATE: 55 Plus Community, Apartment Complex, Commercial Real Estate, Condos, Custom Homebuilder, Home Inspector, Home Mortgage, Home Staging, Homebuilder, Luxury Home Builder, Luxury Real Estate Broker, Property Management Company, Real Estate Company, Real Estate Team, Residential Real Estate Agent, Senior Living, Title Company

SERVICES: Accounting Firm, Animal Nonprofit, Architect, Auction Company, Bank, Credit Union, Cremation Services, Custom Tailoring, Customer Service, Dry Cleaning/Laundry Services, Event/Party Planner, Florist, Funeral Home/Services, Insurance Agent, Insurance Company, Junk Removal, Laundromat, Logistics & Transportation, Maintenance Professional/Handyman, Moving Services, Nonprofit Organization, Pet Daycare/Boarding, Pet Grooming, Photographer, Screen Printer, Staffing Agency, Storage Facility, Tattoo/Piercing Shop, Veterinarian, Waste Disposal/Recycling, Wealth Management, Web Design, Wedding Venue

SHOPPING: Antiques/Collectibles, Bicycle Shop, Boutique Shop, Bridal Shop, Butcher/Meat Shop, Children's Clothing Store, Consignment/Thrift Store, Eyewear Shop, Fishing Outfitter, Gold & Rare Coins, Golf Shop, Hockey Equipment, Jewelry Store, Kitchen & Cooking Retailer, Liquor/Wine Store, Mall/Shopping Center, Men's Clothing Store, Music Instrument Store, Outdoor Outfitters, Pet Store, Place to Buy a Gift, Place to Buy Seafood, Record Store, Shoe Store, Ski Shop, Smoke Shop, Specialty Store, Sporting Goods Store, Toy Store, Women's Clothing Store

Add a promotional button to your ballot. When a visitor clicks it, they will automatically vote for your business. 

You can purchase one for each category in which you are nominated. It runs for 26 days during the voting period.


Order a button for each category you are nominated in!


Add a video to your ballot button.  When a visitor clicks your ballot  button, it will play a video about your business.


You can purchase one for each category you are nominated in.  It runs for 26 days during the voting period.,


Provide your own video, or have one produced for you for an additional charge. 


Order a button for each category you are nominated in!